Geog 9015: Database Design and Management for GIS (2 days 1.6 CEU)

This course focuses on the planning, construction and administration of a GIS database, including both spatial and attribute data. The lecture provides a conceptual background, as well as practical guidelines, and is reinforced with exercises using both ESRI software and traditional database design techniques. Topics include data requirements analysis; relational database design; attribute and entity definitions; table normalization; table creation and population; query optimization; and data integration.
 

Event Date: Friday, September 29, 2017 - 08:30 to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 17:30
Location: 
HSS 290
Semester: 
Class format: 
Approximately 50% lecture, 50% software application.
Instructor: 
Seth Hiatt
Prerequisites: 
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (Geog 9003) or equivalent experience.